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Curated research library of TV news clips regarding the NSA, its oversight and privacy issues, 2009-2014

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Primary curation & research: Robin Chin, Internet Archive TV News Researcher; using Internet Archive TV News service.


Bill Scanlan
Producer/Host at CSPAN
CSPAN 06/25/2014
Scanlan: In another court ruling, the court ruled unanimously that police generally may not search the cell phones of people they arrest without first getting search warrants. Cell phones are unlike anything else police may find on someone they may arrest. Chief Justice John Roberts wrote for the court, that they are not just another technological convenience, but ubiquitous increasingly powerful computers that contain vast quantities of personal sensitive information. He said with all that they contain, cell phones, with all they contain, they may reveal that they hold for many Americans the privacies of life so the message to police about what they should do before rummaging through a cell phone's contents following an arrest is simple, according to Judge Robert -- Justice Roberts, get warrant. That from the Supreme Court. A ruling today from the Supreme Court.
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